21 Road Market
For more information please call 800-553-2322
Ongoing Events and Entertainment
Come just to listen or to dance to the blue grass and old time musicians who play every Tuesday and Saturday beginning at 7pm. Admission is $5 on Tuesday and $6 on Saturday. Line Dancing classes are also offered on Monday nights beginning at 6pm. The Jubilee is located on North Main Street, across from the Courthouse.
Local blue grass and old time musicians jam each Monday, 2 blocks north of the Courthouse at the Crouse House in Crouse Park, beginning at 6pm. Come and play or just listen. No charge, but a donation is appreciated. 336-372-5473
GREAT ACTIVITIES TO DO ANYTIME
The town of Sparta offers a variety of art galleries, apparel and accessory stores, gift shops, restaurants and even an old fashioned hardware store. Click
to learn more about the merchants in Sparta.
Barns and other buildings around the county display squares illustrating quilt patterns and add interest to a driving tour of the countryside. Drop by Alleghany Chamber of Commerce and Visitors' Center for a brochure. We are in the rock building with the green awning (58 South Main Street, Sparta). Our foyer is always open and a brochure is always available.
Brochures for three driving loops of the Alleghany country-side are available at the Alleghany Chamber of Commerce and Visitors' Center. Each loop is about a leisurely hour's drive and includes information on historic points along the way. The Chamber office is in the rock building with the green awning (58 South Main Street, Sparta). Our foyer is always open and a brochure is always available.
Be sure to visit when planning a trip this Spring or Summer. Open Thursday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm. There's never an admission charge. Stop by to experience local history and to see the new displays, 7 North Main Street, Sparta.
Veterans' Morning Coffee & Breakfast
at the VFW
The VFW hosts an informal full breakfast including, biscuits, gravy, eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, and coffee every Wednesday from 8:30-11am. All veterans are invited to attend.
Click to learn more
The VFW Military Museum is open to the public, 10am-2pm, every Wednesday and Saturday in the basement of the VFW Post 7034, 1193 US Highway 21 S, Sparta, NC. Admission is free.
Alleghany Chamber of Commerce
Weekly Chamber Brief
Alleghany Chamber of Commerce July 12, 2017
The Chamber is in need of volunteers for this year's
Mountain Heritage Festival
! If you or someone you know are interested in helping please contact the Executive Director, Chrystyne Murphy, at
Smart Board Training
Smart Board training
will be instructed by Leigh Ann Dixon on
Wednesday, July 12th
Alleghany County Library.
115 Atwood Street, Sparta
To Pre-Register, Contact the Library at 336-372-5573 or by email at
No Charge! Learn how to use the Smart Board for Meetings.
Main Street Pizzeria and Taphouse
If you enjoyed our performers during last week's Music on Main, they will be back on the truck this
Friday night, July 14th! Jim Mayberry & Scott Mays Live.
Located at 122 N. Main Street Sparta, NC 28675
There will be library items for sale on
Saturday, July 15th from 10 AM until 1:30 PM
. There will be desks, bulletin boards, kitchen stove, chairs and other items available for purchase!
Cash or check only.
Voices of Alleghany
Thursday, July 20, 2017,
"Voices of Alleghany" (VOA) will hold a
Spoken-Word Open Mic Night
lobby of the Miles Realty office from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. 565 S Main St., Sparta.
The VOA welcomes all writers from age
12 and up to come and share their poems and short stories with the public. If you aren't a writer you still are welcome to attend and listen! We had nine people reading their works last time, and we're hoping for more this time around. Please come and share and enjoy.
Alleghany Fiddlers Convention
The best of traditional mountain music in competition will be held on
Friday, July 21st until Saturday, July 22
Alleghany County Fair Grounds 1375 US Highway 21 N Sparta NC 28675.
Art in the Park
Alleghany Arts Council as local artists show
their fine handcrafted artwork on
July 22 from 10 AM until 5 PM.
Located at Crouse Park 60 Cherry Street Sparta, NC 28675
Alleghany Quilters' Guild Show
The Quilters' Guild Show will be held on
Friday, July 28th
Saturday, July 29th
Emerson Black Building at the Alleghany County Fairgrounds
. The Show will begin at
10 AM until 5 PM
. For more information please call
We are pleased to announce Martha Bassett will be performing Sunday, July 30th 2017. The concert starts at 6 PM at Christ Episcopal Church
Space Available for 21 Road Market!
The Take a Break from the Interstate Road Market is
. There is
currently space available
Alleghany County Fairgrounds
for anyone interested to set up!
For more information contact
at Alleghany Parks and Recreation
The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Wednesdays at 10 AM for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email email@example.com.
Studio Redwood Upcoming Classes
July 20th- 4:30-6:00 PM
Adult Tray Painting Class-Private Party
Located at Studio Redwood, Inc. 16 S. Main, Lower Level Sparta, NC 28675
July 28-30th- 9:00 AM-4:00 PM All 3 Day Road Market/Hwy. 21 Show & Sale! Free
Aug. 3rd- 10-Noon 6-14 Acrylics/Kandinsky & Tangle Art $32.50. All Supplies Furnished (ASF)
Aug. 3rd 6:00 PM-8:30 PM. Adult Acrylics/Paint Sunflowers! $35. Bring own Beverage ASF
To register please contact
Chris Davis at 336-372-7111
Upcoming WCC- Alleghany Center Classes
Classes starting in July:
Excel: July 15th, 22nd, and 29th: Saturday mornings 8:30-12 noon
Intro to Computer Graphics Concepts: July 11th-August 15th: Tuesday evenings 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Classes starting in August:
Pharmacy Tech: Tues/Wed- 8/22-12/13/17 5:30-8:30pm
Strategic Games: Thurs 8/24-10/12/17 6-8pm
Basic Drone Operation: Tues 8/29-10/17/17 6-8pm
- For more information or to register for a class, please contact Talina Pipes at WCC- Alleghany Center at 336-903-3143 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Weekly Rotary Program
The Club meets every
Thursday at 7 am
Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
for a buffet breakfast and program. Visitors are
District Governor Scott Van Der Linden
Susan Miles, Miles JOB Fund
Theresa March, Empty Bowls project
Questions? Call Matt Kovacich at
Learn more about the Alleghany Rotary Club at
Alleghany Jubilee Happenings!
Join us for the
Rise and Shine Band
every Tuesday night. Admission $5 on Tuesday, $6 on Saturday, age 12 and under free.
Hours are 7-10 pm unless otherwise noted. All ages welcome.
Saturday, July 15: Big Ridge Old Time Band
Saturday, July 22: Closed for Alleghany Fiddlers Convention
Saturday, July 29: Mountain Park Old Time Band
Line Dance lessons on Monday nights from 6-7:30 pm, $3 per person
The Alleghany Jubilee is at 25 North Main Street in Sparta, NC. Doors open at 6 p.m. For information call (336) 407-2603 or (336) 657-1441. Recorded schedule information: (336) 200-4949.